Once known as the "Sleepy Hollow of California," Menlo Park did not take off as a community until after World War II. Despite its proximity to Stanford University, Sand Hill Road venture capitalists, dot-com start-ups and research institutions, "Menlo Park still at least seems like a small town," notes Michael Svanevik and Shirley Burgett in their published "Menlo Park: Beyond the Gate."
Landowners first incorporated back in 1874, but chose to "disincorporate" a mere two years later. It wasn't until 1927 that today's city was established.
Menlo Park now offers a suburban enclave with many urban amenities: from a bustling downtown and strong public school district, to plenty of parks and recreation facilities.
Located in the Lane Woods community development, this move-in ready 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home of 1,740 square feet (per county) offers an excellent opportunity to enter th...
Situated in the Sharon Glen complex, this 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath condo of 1,480 square feet (per county) offers bright and open spaces across three levels, including in-unit...
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